Capitals coach Adam Oates downplayed the impact of the Rangers getting injured players back like Derek Dorsett.
The Capitals doomed themselves Thursday night, taking five penalties in seven minutes in the third period of an eventual 3-2 loss.
The Capitals made it harder on themselves to score Sunday because of five minor penalties.
Washington Capitals GM George McPhee says he won't 'blow anything up' despite the team's disastrous start.
The Washington Capitals committed eight more penalties Thursday night, bringing their season total to a whopping 38.
The Capitals are the only team in the Eastern Conference without a point in the standings after their first three games.
The Washington Capitals have begun the 2013 season with an 0-2 record under new head coach Adam Oates.
Capitals coach Adam Oates is trying to take a measured approach to the ongoing NHL lockout.
Mark French and Adam Oates will be co-coaches for the Hershey Bears of the AHL.
The Capitals hired Tim Hunter as their assistant coach.
Adam Oates enjoyed a great day Tuesday, earning his place in the Hockey Hall of Fame and being named the new head coach of the Washington Capitals.
Darren Dreger reports that the Washington Capitals have selected former passing genius Adam Oates as their next head coach.
Adam Oates has decided to retire, reports the Edmonton Journal.
Adam Oates scored his 1st goal of the season last night.